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Regimental number2033
Place of birthBurnie, Tasmania
AddressSouth Burnie Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinCharles Petterson, South Burnie Tasmania
Previous military service41st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 14 November 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*nominal roll unit difficult to read
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCaterpillar Valley Cemetery (Plot VI, Row H, Grave No. 18), Longueval, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Charles and Clara PETTERSON, 40 Johnstone Street, Malvern, Melbourne

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